Portable generators made by Champion Power Equipment recalled

November 2, 2012 9:59:47 AM PDT
Thousands of portable generators sold at Costco are being recalled because of a fire hazard.

Fuel has been known to leak from the generators and catch fire.

The recall impacts two generators made by Champion Power Equipment. Both models have a black frame and yellow control panels.

The units should be returned to Costco for a refund.

For more information, visit www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml13/13026.html